Marriage Equality

Read the latest news about marriage equality victories and the continuing fight for gays and lesbians to have the right to marry around the world. See the most recent updates on this international, national, regional, and state-by-state issue, which has been hotly contested by conservatives and far-right religious organizations. Learn about the straight allies who have been advocating for same-sex marriage in the spheres of society, entertainment, and politics, as well as the various opponents of marriage equality who seek to impede the progress of the LGBT rights movement.

Thousands turn out to protest a proposed civil unions bill that would finally offer some legal recognition to Italy's same-sex couples.

January 30 2016 7:04 PM

Days before the Iowa caucus, the presidential candidate panders to his base.

January 28 2016 8:03 PM

U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert adds to his long record of homophobic statements.

January 28 2016 3:47 PM

The central Mexican state, along the nation's Pacific coast, becomes the fourth to enact marriage equality.

7:27 PM

The Socialist majority in Parliament will try to overrideĀ President Anibal Cavaco Silva's veto.

January 25 2016 3:10 PM

Two men who've been together 55 years are part of a campaign from the 150-year-old Valentine's Day staple.

January 25 2016 12:20 PM

The View cohost and actress revealed a surprisingly open mind regarding marriage equality at a recent panel.

January 22 2016 4:07 PM